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Unformatted text preview: Stress caused by difference between ascribed and achieved stress -Solution- create alternative subcultures -Collective response to individual problems Cloward and Ohlin, Delinquent and Opportunity -Gang adaptations defined by- neighborhood and characteristics -Illegitimate opportunities differ too- o Criminal Could flourish in organized crime o Conflict Little or no illegitimate opportunity structure o Retreatist Double failures (drugs) Policy Solutions -Mobilizing for Youth – War on poverty-Program organized by Lloyd Ohlin emphasized o Improving educations o Creating work opportunities o Organizing lower class communities -Dramatize failure- unable to overcome opposition...
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This note was uploaded on 02/22/2012 for the course CRJS 100 taught by Professor Stew during the Fall '11 term at Maryland.
- Fall '11